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UK: Dong Energy's Burbo Bank Extension is the first project to be commissioned after winning support in the UK's initial contracts for difference tender in 2014. David Milborrow looks at the balance sheet for this new round of offshore wind farms.
UK: Bigger turbines and the creation of a local supply chain are raising expectations for the future of offshore wind in the UK. The next step could be looking at export potential.
WORLDWIDE: Are the negative effects of offshore wind farm construction on the marine environment balanced by the positive effects of boosting marine biodiversity once the foundations are in place? It is all a question of scale.
Netherlands Borssele consortium seeks more investors
Germany Enbridge acquires Albatros stake
Portugal JDR selected for WindFloat Atlantic
Latest Windfarms Updated On WPO Intelligence
Last updated 10 June 2016
|Project Name||Country||Capacity||Developer/Owner||Announcement||Date reported|
|Horns Rev 3||Denmark||400MW||Vattenfall||A2Sea vessel charter||09-Jun-16|
|Blyth Offshore Wind Demonstration Site||UK||99.9MW||EDF Energy Renewables||VBMS cable contract||08-Jun-16|
|Deutsche Bucht||Germany||252MW||Highland Group Holdings||Development agreement with Van Oord||07-Jun-16|
|Blyth Offshore Wind Demonstration Site||UK||99.9MW||EDF Energy Renewables||Turbine contracted awarded to MHI Vestas||07-Jun-16|
|Kentish Flats Extension||UK||49.5MW||Vattenfall||Project inauguration||06-Jun-16|
|Dudgeon||UK||402MW||Statoil, Statkraft, Masdar||One-third of foundations installed||03-Jun-16|
|Horns Rev 3||Denmark||400MW||Vattenfall||Conditional agreement with MHI Vestas||02-Jun-16|
|Horns Rev 3||Denmark||400MW||Vattenfall||Final investment decision||02-Jun-16|
|Burbo Bank Extension||UK||258MW||Dong Energy||Substation topside loadout||31-May-16|
|Saint George's Bay||Canada||180MW||Beothuk Energy||Site assessment contracts||31-May-16|
|Tahkuluoto||Finland||40MW||Suomen Hyotytuuli||Dredging work commences||31-May-16|
|Kriegers Flak||Denmark||400MW||Energinet.dk||Substation EPC contract with Hollandia Offshore||31-May-16|
EUROPE: Windpower Offshore looks at the major players in Europe that are leading the way in the offshore market.
EUROPE: Our offshore installed capacity map below shows the UK is still the European leader, although activity slowed significantly in 2014.
THE NETHERLANDS: The Dutch government has restructured the tender process to achieve quicker results and cut costs.
UK: New build cemented the UK's position as offshore market leader, and two major turbine manufacturers are setting up production facilities in the country. But a new support system is creating uncertainty, particularly for the biggest developments.
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